It is hard to decide what the worst feature of the Electoral Finance Bill is:
a) that it was pursued with such self-interest by Labour without the bipartisan approach associated with something as important as electoral law;
b) extending the regulated period for electioneering almost all of election year; or
c) that it gives incumbent MPs an even greater unfair advantage over outside rival candidates and groups that oppose them or their policies.
Audrey goes on to talk about how it will legalise Labour’s pledge card.Tags: Electoral Act